On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1930

Historical Events

Historic Event

Pulitzer prize awarded to Marc Connelly (Green Pastures)

Famous Birthdays

  • Pat McCormick, American diver (4 x Olympic gold women's springboard & platform 1952, 56), born in Seal Beach, California

Famous Deaths

  • Pieter Jelles Troelstra, Dutch politician (SDAP), dies at 70
1930 Highlights

About May 12, 1930

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus